We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

• Renaissance Villa • Orte, Umbria Lazio Border •

Certificate of Excellence
12 reviews
One of the bedrooms
Front of the house and garden terrace
Passageway the terrace/garden
One of the bedrooms
Look through one door to the master bedroom
An antique etching of the Tiber River, which runs by Orte and the house
The professional grade kitchen
One of the bedrooms
One of the ceramics from the area
One of the bedrooms
Opening overlooking the kitchen
Great room, looking toward the terrace
Looking up towards the aqueduct from our garden terrace
Villa of the Aqueduct
Dining room
Master bathroom
One of the bathrooms detail
Doors from the great room towards upstair corridor and one of the bedrooms
Villa of the Aqueduct
ooking toward one of the bedrooms
Kitchen nook with a seventeenth century 12 feet dinner table
Second floor corridor
Our garden terrace, looking towards the top of the aqueduct
The tract of aqueduct arches just before the house
Looking toward the aqueduct from our garden terrace
The garden terrace
Master bathroom
The kitchen from the lower level hallway
The professional grade kitchen with vaulted ceiling
View from the terrace garden
The professional grade kitchen
The professional grade kitchen
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Villa -
4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Orte, Province of Viterbo, Lazio
• The Villa of the Aqueduct is a beautiful and extremely unique villa built in the 1500s around the ruins of an ancient aqueduct.

• Located in a dramatic position in a hilltown at the bend of Tiber River, the villa has beautiful views of the surrounding countryside.

• We also offer all inclusive, private guided TOURS from our two villas: Please refer to our site at leterrae . com

• The Villa of the Aqueduct was recently completely renovated to both preserve the historic architecture and make it a luxurious retreat for the modern visitor. The exterior, decorated in the 16th century with etchings called sgraffiti, has been meticulously restored by a team of world class art restorers. The interior has been beautifully updated by the owners - two architects specializing in historic preservation and design.

• The elegant and spacious...
Read more
About the Owner, anna v
Languages spoken: English, Italian
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : May 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 50 reviews and 3 properties
Interaction with guests
We will provide information on the destinations in the area prior to your stay, and we will meet you and show you our home at your arrival.
During your stay, we respond promptly to any message via email or WhatsApp.
Contact Owner See more properties
Listing #FKN3305904
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 12 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
English first
English first
Reviewed 6 November 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Jane C
1 review
Reviewed 27 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

We loved our stay in this carefully restored 16th century villa on the edge of the old hill-town of Orte, 40 minutes' north of Rome. The house is terrific - large, comfortable and elegantly decorated, with a well-equipped kitchen. The terrace overlooks the surrounding countryside and is the perfect place to relax after busy days exploring the region. Alessandra met...

Peng T
Hong Kong, China
Level 5 Contributor
25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 for a stay in October 2016

What an unforgettable holiday! The Villa of the Aqueduct was exactly what we had expected - charming, rustic, old and perhaps in need of a bit of sprucing up. But hey, it's a Renaissance cottage dating back over 500 years. And one that comes with a huge, modern kitchen and four bathrooms – unique for European standards.

Our hosts Anna...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Full Baths (4)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No PARTIES No Guests other than the ones listed in the reservation EXCLUSIVELY Private groups of friends or families NO COMMERCIAL ACTIVITIES, leaded tours, workshops or other...
    4 Full baths
    4 Kings
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Select the number of guests
Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
RM 882
RM 940
RM 5,662
RM 21,537
7 Jan 2018 -
31 Mar 2018
3 nights
RM 588
RM 721
-- --
1 Nov 2018 -
20 Dec 2018
3 nights
RM 721
RM 882
-- --
21 Dec 2018 -
2 Jan 2019
7 nights
RM 882
RM 940
-- --
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Malaysian Ringgit and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: RM 1,176 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning: RM 176 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional fee for Sunday Arrivals: $60. Cleaning: $45. Choose our beautifully appointed historic villa for your trip to Italy.The home, in addition to being a tremendous value (3500 sq ft at very competitive rates), is spacious, light-filled, elegant, and full of carefully designed architectural details.'Italy is a dream that you'll keep returning to for the rest of your life' - our villa is worth being part of that dream!
Hide Rates
About the neighbourhood
Villa of the Aqueduct is located in the beautiful hilltown of Orte, Tuscia (Northern Lazio), the beautiful region nestled between Rome, Umbria and Tuscany.

A central and uniquely well connected location which, with easy access to both A1 Highway and main Italian railroad, permits to travel to Rome in 40 minutes and to most every part of Italy in short time.

Arguably the area with the highest density of historic and artistic sites in Italy!
You can explore by layers or visit several different destinations in one day.

Destinations in the immediate surroundings:
- The most important Italian Renaissance gardens: Villa Lante in Bagnaia; Gardens of Palazzo Farnese in Caprarola; Bomarzo Sacred Woods;
- The finest examples of Etruscan tombs and archaeological sites: Castel D'Ass...
Getting around
The closest airports are in Rome: Fiumicino FCO or Ciampino, at a little over one hour distance.
We highly recommend having a car while staying at the villa, to be able to reach more of the innumerable destinations worth visiting in the area.
Rome is easily reachable by train, driving to the nearby station of Orte and taking one of the frequent trains - 40 minute ride.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: FCO Fiumicino and Ciampino: 108.0 km
Railway: Orte Scalo: 3.2 km
Ferry: Civitavecchia: 82.0 km
We will provide directions and map to get to the villa. We are at a little over one hour North from the international airport of Rome - Fiumicino (FCO) - via Autostrada A1 northbound to Florence.
The villa is between Rome and Florence, approximately one third of the way from Rome, and two third from Florence.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 35.0 km.
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
RM 588
Book Now
32 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.